History Majors at UIS are active across the country and around the world

Our current students and graduates are busy using their history degree. They contribute to their communities across the country and around the world. Here are some of their stories.

Read an interview with recent Public History M.A. graduate, Kara Pecoraro (2017)

Read an interview with recent Public History M.A. graduate, Ellen Butler (2017)

Read an interview with recent American History M.A. graduate, Beth Kruse (2016)

Read an interview with recent HIS B.A. graduate, Zach Watkins (2013)

Learn about Jay Vlahon, 2012 B.A. and M.A. graduate of the UIS History Department and the letters of Abraham Lincoln

Learn about Bill Lear, 2014 M.A. graduate of the UIS History Department and the Illinois Military Museum

Learn about James Welt, 2015 M.A. graduate of the UIS History Department and registering historical places